Apple Hires Ex-Google Artificial Intelligence Scientist Who Resigned After Colleagues’ Firings

Apple declined to comment on Samy Bengio’s role. Samy Bengio did not respond to a request for comment.
Apple Inc said on Monday it has hired former distinguished Google scientist Samy Bengio, who left the search giant amid turmoil in its artificial intelligence research department.
Bengio is expected to lead a new AI research unit at Apple under John Giannandrea, senior vice president of machine learning and AI strategy, two people familiar with the matter said. Giannandrea joined Apple in 2018 […]
Apple Hires Ex-Google Artificial Intelligence Scientist Who Resigned After Colleagues’ Firings

Apple, Google rule wireless ecosystem – not operators: Entner

The fact remains that the current fallback solution for SMS and MMS requires a replacement because the technologies are deeply rooted in 2G and 3G solutions and thinking. The global operator community recognized this need as far back as 2008, when they started a steering committee that published a standard in 2016 to ultimately replace SMS/MMS.
In the interim Apple, recognizing the same weaknesses in the SMS/MMS standards, launched iMessage in 2011, making it the standard messaging app on […]
Apple, Google rule wireless ecosystem – not operators: Entner